Research Associate at The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre

Hong Kong (HK)
08 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Part-time Research Associate (holding the title of Training Consultant) 

Ref.  :  201800262 

Department  :  The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention 

Closing Date  :  March 31, 2018 

Part-time Research Associate (holding the title of Training Consultant) in the Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (Ref. 201800262) (to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree in Psychology, Counselling, Social Work, Education, or related disciplines, with 3 years’ experience of conduct training on mental health, suicide prevention or related topics for youth and adults. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese/Cantonese; good analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills; proficiency in software application such as Microsoft Office Suite; and ability to work independently and as a team.

Those with experience in intervention protocol and training materials development, clinical or professional experience to work with children and adolescents and in school settings and undertaking research and publication related to mental health, and who are immediately available are preferred.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V., to Mr. Rickey Yau either by e-mail ( or by mail (2nd Floor, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Building for Interdisciplinary Research, 5 Sassoon Road, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam). Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at  Further particulars can be obtained at Closes March 31, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.